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Sr Testing Project Lead

Date Posted: Aug 15, 2019

Location: Cary, NC, US, 27513

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Cary  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is leading the global transformation in its industry. Within Global Infrastructure and Technology Operations (GITO), the centralized TechQA organization, tasked with all software testing, is looking for you to lead the planning and execution of small to large testing projects in terms of duration and complexity. You will have responsibility for hands on participation as well as performing a lead role managing the work to support the efforts of the program within the scope of the team’s commitments.  Leadership, management and multi-level communication skills are key.  In this lead role, you will partner closely with development and business stakeholders to ensure the quality of the business solution into the production environment.  The GITO group is a diverse team of engineers, developers, and business and project managers with the freedom to create innovative solutions to core business challenges within MetLife. In this role, you may provide oversight and auditing of testing projects, Test Project Management for medium and large projects across multiple applications, or work independently as a member of an Agile development team.


Key Responsibilities: 

  • All aspects of testing including Functional, Negative, Database, Extract Files (ETL), Reports and Interface.
  • Manage scope, cost and schedule of deliverables based on documentation and requirements supplied.
  • Manages assigned resources to ensure on-time completion of planned tasks
  • Create and maintain project documentation including User Stories, Features and Epics
  • Manages stakeholders (customers, vendors, etc.) and team expectations for testing


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent experience
  • 4-7 years work experience in IT with 3-5+ years of software testing experience
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills
  • Ability to lead and influence others
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skill



  • PO/PM, ASE, CSM or SSM, PMP, CSTE / MBT  certified
  • Understanding of or experience with DevOps principles
  • Service Now and Jira Experience
  • Finance/Insurance industry experience


At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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